Haydn Morris

Haydn Morris

Position: Wing

Date Of Birth 14/07/1928 (89)
Place Of Birth Mountain Ash

Hadyn Morris [born 14th July 1928 in Mountain Ash] is a former Cardiff, Wales and British and Irish Lions International rugby union wing three-quarter.

Morris joined Cardiff RFC from his home club Mountain Ash, playing on the left wing. He made his debut for Wales in 1951 versus France at Stade Colombes, and won two more caps in 1955 against Ireland and France, with a try in both games. He was selected for the 1955 British Loins tour to South Africa, scoring nine tries in eight appearances.

Whilst playing for Cardiff, he scored 101 tries in 129 matches over six seasons 1950/51 - 1955/56 and was a sports master and1st XV coach from 1952 till 1960 at Barry Boys Grammar School.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1950/1951 25 17 2 6 18 0 0 0 54  
  1951/1952 29 19 2 8 25 0 0 0 75  
  1952/1953 29 24 1 4 26 0 0 0 78  
  1953/1954 20 18 1 1 16 0 0 0 48  
  1954/1955 24 22 2 0 15 0 0 0 45  
  1955/1956 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3  
  Total 128 100 8 20 101 0 0 0 303  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/10/1950 Coventry WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  07/10/1950 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  14/10/1950 Swansea WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 11 - 6  
  21/10/1950 Wasps WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  28/10/1950 Oxford University WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 6 - 11  
  30/10/1950 Northampton Saints WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  11/11/1950 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  18/11/1950 Leicester Tigers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 6  
  25/11/1950 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  02/12/1950 Gloucester Rugby WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 16 - 9  
  09/12/1950 Aberavon WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 3 - 0  
  26/12/1950 Wasps WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 13  
  27/12/1950 Watsonians WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 24 - 0  
  01/01/1951 Watsonians WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  13/01/1951 Bristol Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  27/01/1951 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  10/02/1951 London Welsh WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 26 - 0  
  17/02/1951 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  24/02/1951 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  03/03/1951 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  17/03/1951 Coventry WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 11 - 0  
  24/03/1951 Barbarians WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 3  
  26/03/1951 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  21/04/1951 Scarlets WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 27 - 6  
  28/04/1951 Pontypool WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 6  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1951 Bristol Rugby WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 16 - 8  
  05/09/1951 Cardiff & District WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 33 - 0  
  08/09/1951 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 6  
  12/09/1951 Penarth WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 5 - 0  
  15/09/1951 Neath WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 3 - 6  
  19/09/1951 Aberavon WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 5 - 6  
  22/09/1951 British and Irish Lions WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 14  
  29/09/1951 Pontypool WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 14 - 3  
  06/10/1951 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  10/10/1951 Gloucester Rugby WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 24 - 3  
  20/10/1951 South Africa WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 11  
  27/10/1951 Cambridge University WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 13  
  12/01/1952 Newport WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 3  
  19/01/1952 Bath Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  26/01/1952 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  02/02/1952 Sale Sharks WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 0  
  16/02/1952 Penarth WI 4 0 0 0 12 W 18 - 0  
  23/02/1952 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 14  
  01/03/1952 Newport WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 6  
  08/03/1952 Blackheath WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 6  
  15/03/1952 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  24/03/1952 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 13  
  29/03/1952 Leicester Tigers WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 8  
  05/04/1952 Bridgend Ravens WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  12/04/1952 Barbarians WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 3  
  14/04/1952 Harlequins WI 1 0 0 0 3 D 3 - 3  
  15/04/1952 Northampton Saints WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  26/04/1952 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 11  
  28/04/1952 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  06/09/1952 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  10/09/1952 Penarth WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 25 - 8  
  13/09/1952 Plymouth Albion WI 5 0 0 0 15 W 47 - 0  
  17/09/1952 Cheltenham WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  20/09/1952 Coventry WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 3  
  29/09/1952 Nantes / Cognac WI 4 0 0 0 12 W 36 - 11  
  04/10/1952 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  11/10/1952 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  18/10/1952 Gloucester Rugby WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 8 - 0  
  25/10/1952 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  08/11/1952 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  15/11/1952 Wasps WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 5  
  22/11/1952 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 5  
  03/01/1953 Moseley WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 6  
  10/01/1953 Aberavon WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 5  
  17/01/1953 Bath Rugby WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 16 - 3  
  24/01/1953 Swansea WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 17 - 0  
  31/01/1953 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 11  
  21/02/1953 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  28/02/1953 Gloucester Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 9 - 14  
  07/03/1953 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 5 - 5  
  21/03/1953 Coventry WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 19 - 6  
  28/03/1953 Sale Sharks WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 3  
  04/04/1953 Barbarians WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  06/04/1953 Harlequins WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 15 - 0  
  11/04/1953 Devonport Services WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 11  
  18/04/1953 Pontypool WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 15  
  25/04/1953 Cheltenham WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 0  
  29/04/1953 Bridgend Ravens WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1953 Cardiff & District WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 3  
  05/09/1953 Cheltenham WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 12 - 3  
  12/09/1953 Birkenhead Park WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 32 - 3  
  14/09/1953 Aberavon WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 0  
  19/09/1953 Coventry WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 12 - 6  
  26/09/1953 Pontypool WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 21 - 0  
  30/09/1953 Penarth WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  16/01/1954 Bath Rugby WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 29 - 0  
  23/01/1954 Sale Sharks WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 3  
  13/02/1954 London Welsh WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 11  
  27/02/1954 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 5  
  06/03/1954 Newport WI 1 0 0 0 3 D 3 - 3  
  13/03/1954 Blackheath WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 3 - 0  
  17/03/1954 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 9  
  20/03/1954 Neath WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 3  
  24/03/1954 Bristol Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 13  
  27/03/1954 Cheltenham WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 6 - 12  
  24/04/1954 Plymouth Albion WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  29/04/1954 Bridgend Ravens WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 12 - 8  
  01/05/1954 Coventry WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1954 Cardiff & District WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 47 - 3  
  04/09/1954 Cheltenham WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 12 - 3  
  08/09/1954 Penarth WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 3  
  11/09/1954 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 6  
  15/09/1954 Bridgend Ravens WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 11  
  18/09/1954 Coventry WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 8  
  25/09/1954 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 9  
  29/09/1954 Ebbw Vale WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  02/10/1954 Newport WI 1 0 0 0 3 D 3 - 3  
  06/10/1954 Aberavon WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 32 - 11  
  09/10/1954 Pontypool WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 24 - 0  
  23/10/1954 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  30/10/1954 Northampton Saints WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  13/11/1954 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  20/11/1954 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  27/11/1954 Gloucester Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 8  
  04/12/1954 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 6  
  18/12/1954 Rosslyn Park WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 31 - 0  
  08/01/1955 Bristol Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 3  
  29/01/1955 Cheltenham WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 15 - 6  
  05/02/1955 Bristol Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  12/02/1955 London Welsh WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 22 - 0  
  19/02/1955 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  19/03/1955 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  24/12/1955 Bristol Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 8 - 11  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 3 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 6  
Clubs: - Beaumaris - Barry - Cardiff - Mountain Ash -
Education: - Cardiff Training College - Mountain Ash Grammar School -
Invitational: - Barbarians -
Honours: - British and Irish Lions - Wales -

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